Wedding Takahe 2021,2022 & 2023


Known as the gateway to the Port Hills, the eminent Sign of the Takahe is renowned for its wedding venue Heritage.

Your Day!

Your Wedding

Covid Update

Congratulations!  Making plans for your special day?


Thank you for your interest in the Sign of the Takahe.  You have come to the right place!   With the new huge overwhelming interest in our venue, the onset of this new traffic light system for managing Covid, the uncertainty of future level changes AND with at least 4 couples who we are currently working with who are postponing their weddings for this year and early next, we are unable to provide up to date information via a brochure.

Instead, we are now offering you our external Wedding Coordinator.


Wedding Coordinator

Our wedding coordinator will discuss the options with you. from the challenges of planning a wedding mid-pandemic, initial options if needing to postpone, making a booking with us, through to you both cutting the cake and dancing the night away!

Our Wedding Coordinator is here to assist.



To assist  getting your date booked, the following information is required.

  • 3 dates (preferred, 2nd option and postponed option)
  • Estimated number of guests (Again, 3 options preferred, reduced level and postponed option)
  • Times.  (e.g. Day ceremony, Evening reception)
  • Type of Service (Sit down dinner, cocktail, buffet).
  • Budget. See prices below/right.

Your initial Wedding Coordinator consultation is free  It includes the following.

  • Face to Face meeting over a coffee or wine.
  • Tour of the building
  • Discuss your day.  The options on ceremony, food & drink, table layouts etc
  • Crucial conversation on postponement and level change options
  • Making that booking and having a back up.
  • Options to continue Wedding coordinator services upon booking
To book your consultation, please email [email protected] with the details mentioned below and our team will book you in to her next available time slot.